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Project 30-06: Part One

By Aaron Carr

My old faithful rifle was a 6.5x55 Swedish Mauser. It was accurate and while I had downed a few animals with it, the cartridge...

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Forty Plus Years With the .308 Winchester: Part 1. The Early Years

By Grandpa Mac

Sometime in the mid 1970’s I walked into the long-gone Carlton Sports Shop in Hastings and purchased...

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Testfire: Mauser M18 Cerakote in 7mm Rem. Mag.

By Nik Maxwell

Having used a Mauser actioned and chambered rifle for much of my hunting and shooting career...

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A new lease of life!

By Keith Deed

Keith Deed refurbishes a classic .303...

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The StG44 (Sturmgewehr 44) Assault Rifle

By Tim Watson

Tim Watson shoots a revolutionary WWII German design...

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Testfire: Winchester XPR Cerakote .223 Remington

By Nik Maxwell

I first reviewed a Winchester XPR way back in issue #164 of NZG&H. That particular gun was chambered in .243 Win...

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When is a Mosin Nagant not a Mosin Nagant?

By Mark Wheeler

In 1917, after the Russian revolution, Finland seized an opportunity, declared its independence from Russia, and after a brief war in 1918 the Russians retreated...

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Turn up the temperature!

By Matthew Cameron

Matthew Cameron discusses cartridge case annealing...

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The Care and Feeding of Old Soldiers

By Grandpa Mac

Grandpa Mac discusses reloading two 1940 era .303s...

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Sako Stories: Revamping a Vixen

By Martin Auldist

A decade after converting his Sako .222 to .204 Ruger Martin Auldist gives his verdict…

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Old rifles can be interesting...

By Mark Wheeler

Have a look at that old guy in the safe, chances are it has a pretty interesting story to tell...

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Managing Component Variations

By Grandpa Mac

Consulting current load data sources is always a good idea and lets us spot any that are out of line...

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A Matter of Opinion

By Matthew Cameron

Much of what is written about firearms and ammunition is in the main just opinion, it may or may not have...

Bushnell NZ PHOTO COMPETITION

WIN A PAIR OF BUSHNELL PRIME 10X25 BINOS!

 

We have opened up the photo competition to include both hunting and shooting so pics of your rifle, scenic, human interest etc are all welcome!

 

Please note that the photo comp runs continuously, meaning you are always in with a chance to win a prize! There are also chances to win One Year Subscriptions to NZGUNS and NZGUNS T-Shirts!

 

Entry is easy! Just email your photo, including a brief description, to: nik@nzguns.co.nz

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